Ultimate Beginner’s Guide for Hearthstone

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide for Hearthstone

Hearthstone Beginner’s Guide As Hearthstone gains steam, more and more new players are entering the scene, and seeking out guides on how to get started.  This resource is meant to provide an introduction to the game, as well as answer many common questions novice players may have about Hearthstone. This guide will help players grasp(…)

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Hearthstone Deck Archetypes & Play Styles

Hearthstone Deck Archetypes & Play Styles

Common Deck Archetypes in Hearthstone When building decks, there are a considerable number of combinations players can make to create unique decks.  However, it is best to have a strategy in mind rather than throwing cards into a deck without regard to synergy or purpose. Deck types have been popular in CCGs for a long(…)

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New Ranked Play in Hearthstone

New Ranked Play in Hearthstone

As Blizzard discussed during Blizzcon, ranked play has been revamped in Hearthstone.  This adjustment now makes the ranked play path more transparent , and provides top-level players with additional ways to differentiate themselves from one another. Highlights: Each month, all players restart at Rank 25: “Angry Chicken” Players will be matched against players of similar(…)

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Detecting and Countering Mage Secrets

Detecting and Countering Mage Secrets

Detecting and Countering Mage Secrets It is important to learn the various ways Mage secrets can be countered regardless of whether you are playing against a Mage or as a Mage.  If you are playing as a Mage, knowing how your Secrets can be detected and countered may help you strategically use your secrets in(…)

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Detecting & Countering Paladin Secrets

Detecting & Countering Paladin Secrets

Detecting and Countering Paladin Secrets It is important to learn the various ways Paladin secrets can be countered regardless of whether you are playing against a Paladin or as a Paladin.  If you are playing as a Paladin, knowing how your Secrets can be detected and countered may help you strategically use your secrets in(…)

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Detecting & Countering Hunter Secrets

Detecting & Countering Hunter Secrets

Detecting and Countering Hunter Secrets It is important to learn the various ways Hunter secrets can be countered regardless of whether you are playing against a Hunter or as a Hunter.  If you are playing as a Hunter, knowing how your Secrets can be detected and countered may help you strategically use your secrets in(…)

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Hearthstone Guide to Crafting and Disenchanting

Hearthstone Guide to Crafting and Disenchanting

Guide to Crafting Cards and Disenchanting Cards in Hearthstone   This guide is a general all purpose guide to crafting cards and disenchanting cards in Hearthstone.  We also have a guide for choosing which legendaries to craft, that you can check out once you have some Arcane Dust stocked up. If the majority of your(…)

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Hearthstone Closed Beta Patch Notes from 12/18/13

Below you will find the closed beta patch notes – 1.0.0.4243 from December 18, 2013.  You can find the official thread here:   In this Hearthstone patch, we fixed an issue where players were unable to re-enter the Arena if the client was closed before they claimed their Arena rewards. While we’re patching, we’ve also(…)

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Hearthstone Deck Building 101

Hearthstone Deck Building 101

Deck Building Strategy    Introduction Deck building is one of the most enjoyable elements of the game.  Building a unique deck, testing it out against other decks, continually optimizing the deck through minor tweaks – then seeing how well the deck fairs in constructed is a satisfying experience.  It’s also a great way to gain(…)

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Hearthstone Fireside Chat News

Hearthstone Fireside Chat News

The Hearthstone Fireside Chat went pretty quickly, but they managed to provide us with a whole lot of news and information about Hearthstone during that short time.  Here are some highlights of the upcoming changes, and below you will find some interesting images of prototypes before Hearthstone became what you see now. Hearthstone’s goal is(…)

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